Bill Chappell

Bill Chappell appears in the following:

Jesse Jackson Says He Has Parkinson's Disease

Friday, November 17, 2017

Jackson, 76, was diagnosed with the motor system disorder in 2015, according to the facility where he is undergoing treatment. "For me, a Parkinson's diagnosis is not a stop sign," he says.

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Tesla Unveils Its Electric 'Semi' Truck, And Adds A Roadster

Friday, November 17, 2017

Elon Musk unveiled the Roadster's return toward the end of an event that was supposed to be all about Tesla's new Semi trucks.

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EPA Moves To Shield Older Semi Truck Engines In 'Gliders' From Emissions Rules

Thursday, November 16, 2017

A new rule would cover "glider vehicles" — made by combining a new truck body with a salvaged diesel engine. The EPA says it sees them differently now than it did under the Obama administration.

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After Tokyo Commuter Train Leaves 20 Seconds Early, Company Apologizes

Thursday, November 16, 2017

The rail company says it didn't receive any complaints from passengers over the discrepancy; still, it is sorry for a "severe inconvenience."

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Police Find Body Of Tehama County Gunman's Wife, Making His Death Toll 5

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Tehama County Assistant Sheriff Phil Johnston said that the body of Kevin Janson Neal's wife was found under the floor in their home and her murder is "what started this whole event."

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Zimbabwe's Mugabe Out Of Power For First Time Since 1980s As Military Takes Control

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

The dramatic shift comes a week after President Robert Mugabe fired his longtime vice president (and military veteran) Emmerson Mnangagwa — who is now reportedly the ruling party's interim president.

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Russian Lawmakers Approve New Restrictions On Foreign Media

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

The State Duma, Russia's lower house of parliament, approved the bill after the company behind TV channel RT America filed paperwork under the U.S. Foreign Agents Registration Act.

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Army To Provide Medical Care For Thousands Of Veterans Who Were Test Subjects

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Veterans who were research subjects in chemical and biological testing from 1942 to 1975 can receive care, but critics say the service is still withholding details about the tests it conducted.

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Former Captains Of U.S. And Canadian Women's Hockey Teams Celebrate Their Baby

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

"I feel truly blessed to experience this incredible adventure with my love and best friend Julie," Canada's Caroline Ouellette wrote of Julie Chu, in announcing their daughter's birth.

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TV Company Linked To Russia's RT America Registers As Foreign Agent In U.S.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

In the filing, RT America's production company said it wasn't sure how much of its funding comes from Russia.

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Supreme Court Takes On Case About Free Speech And Abortion

Monday, November 13, 2017

Does a California law violate the Constitution by requiring anti-abortion pregnancy centers to inform clients about free or low-cost abortion and contraception services?

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Marquise Goodwin Plays In 49ers' Win; Afterward He Says, 'We Lost Our Baby Boy'

Monday, November 13, 2017

Goodwin thanked those who supported his family during his wife's pregnancy, adding, "Unfortunately we lost our baby boy due to some complications, and had to prematurely deliver him."

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Strong Earthquake Hits Near Iran-Iraq Border, Killing More Than 400

Monday, November 13, 2017

Officials say hundreds have been killed in both countries and more than 6,000 have been injured.

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'Declaration Of War' Means North Korea Can Shoot Down U.S. Bombers, Minister Says

Monday, September 25, 2017

North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho says that under international law, his country can legally shoot down U.S. military planes — even if they're not in North Korea's airspace.

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London Tube Explosion: At Least 29 Injured After Attack On Train

Friday, September 15, 2017

Police have confirmed that the explosion that hit the Parsons Green station during the morning rush hour is being treated as a terrorist incident.

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Irma Weakens To Tropical Depression As Storm Buffets Georgia

Monday, September 11, 2017

Irma leaves behind large swaths of damage in Florida and continues to dump heavy rain, but surge warnings have been discontinued.

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Harvey Weakens Over Louisiana As Houston Copes With Record Rainfall

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

The death tally left by the now-tropical depression rose Wednesday as recovery workers in Harris County were able to reach a white van that a rescued man had told them held several family members.

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Already Flooded, Houston Braces As 2 Swollen Reservoirs Are Opened

Monday, August 28, 2017

Reservoirs swollen by rain from Hurricane Harvey were opened early Monday, a move that was expected to flood more homes — but one the Army Corps of Engineers says is needed to limit the disaster.

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What We Know: Multiple Terrorist Attacks Hit Spain

Friday, August 18, 2017

In the search for the perpetrators, Moussa Oukabir, who's reportedly 17, emerged as a key figure. He's a dual citizen of Morocco and Spain, police say.

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FDA Proposes Reducing Nicotine In Cigarettes

Friday, July 28, 2017

It would be the first time in the agency's history that it has sought to regulate the amount of nicotine in cigarettes.

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